Pride and Prejudice Opera Presentation
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Oak Room, Main Library
San Mateo Public Library
55 W. Third Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94402
Go behind the scenes with celebrated Pride and Prejudice opera composer Kirke Mechem and Redwood Symphony Maestro Eric K as they share how this classic has been made into an opera. Excerpts from the opera will also be performed.
Light refreshments will be served. Cosponsored by the Redwood Symphony, Notre Dame de Namur University, and the Jane Austen Society of North America, Northern California Region.
Kirke Mechem, a Bay Area resident with international acclaim, began his adaptation of the book more than a decade ago. Joining him are Eric K., founder and maestro of Redwood Symphony; and Debra Lambert, an acclaimed singer and actress who leads the Notre Dame Department of Music and Vocal Arts.
For more information call (650) 522-7818 or visit smplibrary.org